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Death at Tammany Hall

by O"Brien, Charles

  • 274 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women detectives,
  • Murder,
  • Investigation,
  • Extortion investigation,
  • Tammany Hall (Political organization),
  • City and town life,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Asked by a former detective to help exonerate him from a wrongful extortion conviction, private investigator Pamela Thompson seeks a missing portfolio with the potential to incriminate certain city aldermen of taking bribes.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCharles O"Brien
    SeriesA gilded age mystery
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3615.B74 D423 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination292 pages ;
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26486002M
    ISBN 100758286465, 0758286473
    ISBN 109780758286468, 9780758286475
    LC Control Number2014504692
    OCLC/WorldCa889164644

    Plunkitt of Tammany Hall. more in a year than the Black Death killed in a century. But this was not the Middle Ages, and marked the first collision between modern science and epidemic disease. I stumbled across an excerpt from this book while editing a US History reader a while back, and was immediately charmed.   Chief Tammany was a "mythical Delaware chief." Terry Golway, a professor at Kean University and author of a book on Tammany, wrote about .

    William Magear Tweed (April 3, – Ap ) – often erroneously referred to as "William Marcy Tweed" (see below), and widely known as "Boss" Tweed – was an American politician most notable for being the "boss" of Tammany Hall, the Democratic Party political machine that played a major role in the politics of 19th century New York City and cal party: Democratic.   close overlay Buy Featured Book Title Machine Made Subtitle Tammany Hall and the Creation of Modern American Politics Author Terry Golway. Your Author: Terry Golway.

      The foot soldiers of Tammany Hall were the hundreds of thousands of Irish immigrants who streamed into New York after the Famine desperate for work and shelter. 4 Author: Niall O'dowd.   A month after Hall’s death, sexual psychologist Havelock Ellis dug at the roots of his life. Murray Hall was Mary Anderson, born circa in Govan, Scotland, an orphan who fled to Edinburgh Author: Karen Abbott.


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Private investigator Pamela Thompson’s close colleague at Jeremiah Prescott’s law firm, former NYPD detective Harry Miller, has had his own career tainted by scandal.

Seven years ago, while investigating a case connected to Tammany Hall, he was falsely accused and. Death at Tammany Hall (to be released - J ) is the third novel in the Gilded Age series, following Death of a Robber Baron () and Death in Saratoga Springs ().

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New York City, The Democratic Party headquarters at Tammany Hall is a hotbed of cronyism, corruption, and intimidation.

Private investigator Pamela Thompson's close colleague at Jeremiah Prescott's law firm, former NYPD detective Harry Miller, has had his own career tainted by scandal.

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